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brucella pcr
Computer Code: (BRUPCR)
Specimen Collection: EDTA WB, isolate, bone marrow, aspirate, tissue or abscess. 
Minimum Volume: >1.0 mL. For small pieces of tissue add 1-2 drops of sterile saline. 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Store at 2-8ºC. Transport specimen on wet ice. 
Reference Values: No Brucella DNA detected.  
Lab Code: MIC 
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 3-5 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): NA 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 11/28/2015
Time: 00:55:56 (24hr)